The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 52 54 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.34% 3.08% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 3.11% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 17
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
584 578 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.66% 98.80% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 476 528 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Developer
South Wales

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) C#
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Ajax
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 6 (27.27%) TDD
8 6 (27.27%) Legal
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
9 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
10 4 (18.18%) Workflow
10 4 (18.18%) ADO
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) IIS
10 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
10 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 3 (13.64%) Google
11 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (13.64%) Marketing
11 3 (13.64%) Java EE
11 3 (13.64%) Degree

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) Ajax
4 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) ADO
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) Java EE
7 3 (13.64%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (13.64%) Symfony
7 3 (13.64%) LINQ
7 3 (13.64%) J2EE
7 3 (13.64%) XHTML
7 3 (13.64%) EDI
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (9.09%) WinForms
8 2 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Social Network
2 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Workflow
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Web Design
6 3 (13.64%) Content Management
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) System Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.55%) OO
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) VC++
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Facebook
2 3 (13.64%) Twitter
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £40000 per annum - bonus, flexitime etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago